Cyclone Spring Practice Report 2

After a pair of workouts in the Bergstrom Indoor Practice Facility, the Cyclones are finally ready to strap on the pads for Saturday morning's workout in Ames.
March 25, 2005

Post-Signing Day Evaluation: Nickel is breaking down Iowa State's football recruiting class of 2005, one by one. The 16th in a series of 25 player evaluations is Dixie State (Utah) College tight end Walter Nickel.
February 19, 2005

Nickel Finding His Way Around Ames

Dixie State College offensive lineman Walter Nickel was one of two transfers announced during Wednesday signing day festivities in Ames. The ISU newcomer took some time to discuss the recruiting process and look ahead to his Iowa State career in a visit with
February 4, 2005

Nickel Faces Tough Decision

Walter Nickel is undoubtedly one of the best junior college tight ends on the market. With that label has come a lot of interest from various college programs ranging from six months ago to only two days ago. Now, he is faced with making the toughest decision of his life.
December 15, 2004

Dixie Three Host Coaches

St. George, Utah, has become a hotspot of sorts for Iowa State football recruiters this fall, as Dixie State College has as many as three Division I caliber sophomores that are looking to make an impact at the next level in 2005. A pair of Cyclone coaches made the trek to the Utah town on Monday.
December 7, 2004

ISU Surges on Nickel's List

Even Walter Nickel wondered why Iowa State was recruiting him. The Dixie State College (Utah) tight end makes no secret of the fact he wants to sign with a Division I program that utilizes his position in the passing game, and the Cyclones hadn't done that as much as he liked this season. But after making his trip to Ames, Nickel's view of ISU had changed.
December 1, 2004